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DIY: 2013+ RA3/RA4 8.4" Radio Conversion Upgrade


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Originally Posted by allena I'm going to tear into it here in a bit so I'll let you know. I ...


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Old 01-11-2017, 08:27 PM   #1891 (permalink)
 
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I'm going to tear into it here in a bit so I'll let you know. I also have to replace the radio antenna because I guess he removed the fakra connector from it and I'm having issues with it.
Here is where the jumper connects

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I wasn't sure of that !
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I have mine working great now since I got the correct harness. Mirror upgrade with mic to follow. Thanks to mpgrim


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Mpgrimm2 what crimper did you end up getting? I've tried a couple that sucked



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Some of them are hard to get for sure. Try Allied Electronics, DigiKey, & onlinecomponents.com as well.
I finally got some in yesterday as well as fan power harness parts (took a while). Time for some harness fun!

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Get the iWiss one (orange) linked in post 12.


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Thanks, I just ordered one overnight on Amazon


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Just ordered new antenna cables for AM/FM and SAT radio from dealership. Only $60 for both for the cables from the back of the radio to the jumpers. When I get them in I will update if this has been resolved.
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